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2008-10-02 21:00:23

By Imani Tate Staff Writer Mary Badham, the actress who played Scout in the classic courtroom drama "To Kill A Mockingbird," will be among the special features of the 2008 Pomona Big Read events.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.